Pharmacogenomics and its application in personalized medicine
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Presentation
- By: CAI, Weimin (Shanghai Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai, China)
The purpose of personalized medicine is to maximize the likelihood of therapeutic efficacy and to minimize the risk of drug toxicity for an individual patient. Pharmacogenomics is new knowledge about information regarding genetic susceptibility to complex diseases and genetic variability in drug responses. Therefore, the translation of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.